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Pitkins Restaurant

Main Street, Schroon Lake, NY
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (17 reviews)
“fries” (15 reviews)
“bbq beef” (4 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
Main Street, Schroon Lake, NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old school place that has their act together. Fried chicken sandwich was crispy and juicy. Pulled pork sandwich was terrific. Very pleasant service too.

Thank DavidJLFinn
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We had left Lake Placid and were sure that we could find a breakfast place headed south it of town. Boy were we wrong! We finally pulled off at Schroon Lake and randomly chose Pitkin’s— whata lucky choice that was! Home cooking and friendly atmosphere...More

Thank North C
Reviewed May 2, 2018

After 5hrs of being out fishing in the cold on Schroon Lake, we were ready for lunch. The owners of the Adirondack Inn told us about Pitkins Restaurant. After the meal , my 10yr old son said "I've only had about 5 burgers in my...More

Thank seadog131
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I usually order a "small" (such as Soup & Salad) meal so I can have a piece of homemade pie at the end of the visit! Her pies are awesome!!!

Thank 872shirley
Reviewed November 13, 2017

I have been coming to Schroon Lake since 2003 and now own a home here. Pitkins has been a landmark restaurant for decades. The food is consistent, especially the trout and BBQ beef. Although they heavily promote the pies, it really depends on which one....More

Thank LloydF1952
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Stop there a few times a year for breakfast or lunch after a hiking trip. Food is basic but always reliably good and quick.

Thank S S
Reviewed October 3, 2017

I am on a low carb diet plan. I know it can be difficult when traveling, but this place had NOTHING green, the only vegetable they had was coleslaw. There were no omelets, or eggs of any kind that I could have for lunch either....More

1  Thank ParksideNY
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was so good on our first visit that we ate breakfast there every morning during our stay. The food and the service were great.

Thank Jeanne G
Reviewed September 19, 2017

We stayed in scroon lake and had breakfast here. Old fashion short order kitchen producing excellent food with friendly service. Enjoyed so much, went back each morning

Thank Greg M
Reviewed September 15, 2017

I eat here at least once every time I make a trip to Schroon Lake. The staff is all incredibly friendly, and the food is always delicious. Weirdly enough, my favorite thing to get is the grilled ham and cheese sandwich, but I've loved the...More

Thank MomiMallow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Schroon Lake, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schroon Lake
  • Phone Number: 518-532-7918
518-532-7918 A family owned business for over 100 years in the Town of Schroon , NY
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